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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2012-RN-01009-1
Product Name/Description Brilliance CT Big Bore with Software Versions 2.4.7 or 2.4.8 (Full body CT system)

ARTG Number: 98868
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 3/10/2012
Responsible Entity Philips Electronics Australia Ltd
Reason/Issue Philips Healthcare has received a complaint stating the system opens e-stop while sitting idle causing all movements and scan to stop. The problem can occur when the scan was in "Ready to Scan" or scanning mode. There is a risk of undesired radiation due to the potential for a rescan if this issue happened during scanning mode.
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions Philips Healthcare will be installing a software update to address the identified issue.
Contact Information 1800 251 400 - Philips Customer Care Centre